Luwero District

by February 26, 2017

The access rates in Luwero vary from 40 % in Kamira Sub-County to 95 % in Katikamu Sub-County. Luwero has 1,213 domestic water points which serve a total of 336,685 people – 266,539 in rural areas. 143 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Luwero has 3 piped schemes.

Access

69%

Rural Functionality

87%

Equity

93

Management

91%

Gender

73%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
WTC Wobulenzi TC 1,467
Wobulenzi TC
Population 1,467
MKL Makulubita 206
Makulubita
Population 206
LWR Luwero 194
Luwero
Population 194
KKY Kikyusa 143
Kikyusa
Population 143
ZRB Zirobwe 211
Zirobwe
Population 211
LTC Luwero TC 2,308
Luwero TC
Population 2,308
KTK Katikamu 307
Katikamu
Population 307
BMN Bamunanika 258
Bamunanika
Population 258
NYM Nyimbwa 390
Nyimbwa
Population 390
KLG Kalagala 336
Kalagala
Population 336
BTC Bombo TC 3,345
Bombo TC
Population 3,345
BTN Butuntumula 97
Butuntumula
Population 97
KMR Kamira 64
Kamira
Population 64

Population figures are projections to the above mentioned date based on UBOS census 2014 and district growth rates. Population density is calculated on land area only. Boundaries reflect the preliminary status only.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 69 %
Rural Access 69 %
Urban Access 69 %

BMN Bamunanika 79 %
Bamunanika
Population Served 24,636
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Population Served NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 76 %
Butuntumula
Population Served 28,272
KKY Kikyusa 53 %
Kikyusa
Population Served 19,176
KLG Kalagala 77 %
Kalagala
Population Served 36,250
KMR Kamira 40 %
Kamira
Population Served 11,151
KTK Katikamu 95 %
Katikamu
Population Served 44,033
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Population Served NWSC
LWR Luwero 95 %
Luwero
Population Served 34,047
MKL Makulubita 48 %
Makulubita
Population Served 16,724
NYM Nyimbwa 58 %
Nyimbwa
Population Served 22,750
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Population Served NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
Population Served NWSC

Access to safe water is the ratio of people served by a safe water point and piped water supply to the total population.
The calculation is based on an estimated number of people per water point type. Maximum access rate can be 95%.

Functionality of Point Water Sources

60 % 80 %
70 % 90 %
Rural Functionality 87 %
Urban Functionality 96 %

BMN Bamunanika 91 %
Bamunanika
Functional Sources NWSC
BTC Bombo TC NWSC
Bombo TC
Functional Sources NWSC
BTN Butuntumula 58 %
Butuntumula
Functional Sources NWSC
KKY Kikyusa 92 %
Kikyusa
Functional Sources NWSC
KLG Kalagala 96 %
Kalagala
Functional Sources NWSC
KMR Kamira 100 %
Kamira
Functional Sources NWSC
KTK Katikamu 95 %
Katikamu
Functional Sources NWSC
LTC Luwero TC NWSC
Luwero TC
Functional Sources NWSC
LWR Luwero 77 %
Luwero
Functional Sources NWSC
MKL Makulubita 97 %
Makulubita
Functional Sources NWSC
NYM Nyimbwa 91 %
Nyimbwa
Functional Sources NWSC
WTC Wobulenzi TC NWSC
Wobulenzi TC
Functional Sources NWSC
ZRB Zirobwe NWSC
Zirobwe
Functional Sources NWSC

Functionality is the ratio of functional water sources to all water sources. Sources not operating for five or more years are assumed to be abandoned, and hence are not included in the calculation.

People served per technology

Reasons for non-functionality

Type of Management

Source of Funding

District Water Supply Summary

Sub-CountyUrban/
Rural
PopulationPopulation
Served
AccessFunctionalityPoint Water SourcesPiped Water Systems
Protected
springs
Shallow wellsDeep boreholesRainwater
harvesting tanks
DamsValley
tanks
PSP/Kiosk, Tap standsYTHHICNWSC
RUWfPFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTot
BAMUNANIKA                               
 1 KalagalaRural46,95536,25077%96%--2-27117242446---------3-3---No
 2 KamiraRural27,90511,15140%100%-100%---8-829-299-9---26-26------No
 3 BamunanikaRural31,07624,63679%91%-----3043445348617------------No
 4 ZirobweRural48,610NWSCNWSC85%-----356415345711819---------351-35Yes
Total 154,546101,5336692094202154111652161523169148300030232303351035No
KATIKAMU                               
 1 KikyusaRural36,33919,17653%92%-67%---10-104945343548---426------No
 2 Luwero TCUrban45,359NWSCNWSC-96%----8-844246---------251261,44813891Yes
 3 ButuntumulaRural37,23128,27276%58%-100%---36235922133539121-17-7------No
 4 KatikamuRural46,35344,03595%95%-----87592643674-4------------No
 5 Bombo TCUrban27,990NWSCNWSC-95%-8-852724-243-3------2-2704731Yes
 6 NyimbwaRural38,94022,75058%91%--2-22823039544---------1-1---No
 7 MakulubitaRural35,01216,72448%97%--1-12322530-304-4------------No
 8 Wobulenzi TCUrban28,687NWSCNWSC-96%-2-24-421-21---------22224---Yes
 9 LuweroRural35,84134,04995%77%---114818665511669413------------No
Total 331,752235,152718396100131142395229130134335231336101707503532,152145122No
District 486,298336,68569879695151163936345651749566922711910137239533562,503145157No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections

Piped Water Supply Systems

Type of Scheme/GFSNumber of
Schemes
Functionality of SystemType of ManagementWB in place
FunctionalNon-FunctionalPartially FunctionalPrivate OperatorWSCPrivate/IndividualNWSCOtherYesNo
Groundwater based/Not GFS33000003030
Total33000003030

GFS = Gravity Flow Scheme; WB = Water Board; WSC = Water Source Committee